Back To School!

Introduction

Now that school is back in session where are you going to go to fine useful information for your homework? Look here for useful sites to help you with all of your homework needs, as well as playing some fun games in the process. 

Internet Links
Ask Kids
Ask a question and find an answer, or just relax with some games and movies.
 
Fact Monster
This website can help you with your homework. It has a link to the periodic table of elements, help with Roman numerals, encyclopedias, dictionaries, and much more.
 
Animal Fact Guide
A good place to start when you need to learn more about animals. With basic fact sheets that about the animal, their conservation status and links to other useful sites about the animal you choose.
 
Fun Brain Where Learning is Made to be Fun
Brush up on all of your skills while having fun at the arcade.
 
IPL Kidspace
This website has tons of reliable information just for kids--especially those with homework. Cool links include free online encyclopedias, information about each of the 50 states, and profiles of each of the US presidents...and that's not all!
 
Kids Click
A great starting point for all your school topics.
 
Kids Health
Get prepared for your first day of school with advice that will help you have a great start.
 
 
Articles & Databases
Who were the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence. Type your question into the Student Resource Center and find out your answer.
 
Print Resources
Biscuit Goes to School
story by Alyssa Satin Capucilli ; pictures by Pat Schories
A dog follows the bus to school, where he meets the teacher and takes part in the activities of the class.
 
Chrysanthemum
by Kevin Henkes
J-E HENKES
Chrysanthemum loves her name, until she starts going to school and the other children make fun of it.
 
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa : School Days
written by Erica Silverman ; painted by Betsy Lewin
Cocoa the horse does not want Cowgirl Kate to go to school without him.
 
First Grade, Here I Come!
Nancy Carlson
Henry tells his mother that he did not like his first day of first grade, but as he describes what he did and learned, he begins to realize that he might enjoy it after all.
 
Froggy Goes to School
by Jonathan London ; illustrated by Frank Remkiewicz
Froggy is nervous about his first day of school, but, even though it's hard to sit still, he has a wonderful time.
 
It's the First Day of School--Forever!
R.L. Stine
Everything goes wrong for eleven-year-old Artie on his first day at Ardmore Middle School, from the moment his alarm goes off until the next morning, when everthing is  repeated.
 
Rocking in My School Shoes
by Eric Litwin; art by James Dean
Pete the cat wears his school shoes when visiting the library, the lunchroom, the playground and more while singing his special song.

School Days According to Humphrey
Betty G. Birney
J FIC BIRNEY
Humphrey the hamster is puzzled when unfamiliar students fill Mrs. Brisbane's classroom at summer's end, but he soon learns that his friends from last year are fine and that the new new class needs his special help.
 
School Days Around the World
written by Catherine Chambers
Explains what shcool is like for different children around the world.

For More Back to School Titles Look at This List
http://www.bklynlibrary.org/sites/default/files/files/pdf/kidzone/booklists/Back_to_School%20August%202011.pdf